PHP Developer

Software Engineering
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023
About OnBuy

We launched in November 2016 and are now the fastest-growing marketplace in the world. How, you ask?

We saw what other major marketplaces offered and thought we could improve on this - so we did! We created a fairer, more transparent marketplace that puts its buyers and sellers first. By doing this, we can offer you all the same advantages as the leading marketplaces but in a new way that benefits everyone.

About The Role

Work for one of the fastest growing e-commerce companies in the world. Our Software Engineers work within cross-functional teams to design, build and maintain solutions within our eCommerce Marketplace platform. We utilise modern development practices to deliver high quality and scalable change.

What You'll Do

Your role will involve:

  • Developing and maintaining features that deliver value to our customers and OnBuy
  • Collaborate in all stages of the software development lifecycle, from early requirement discussions with a Product Owner to deployment to our production environment
  • Support and mentoring of the less experienced developers in the team
  • Continually striving to improve what we do and how we do it


What you'll bring

  • At least 3 years’ experience building web applications using PHP, Laravel or other MVC framework, and JavaScript
  • Experience creating RESTful web APIs
  • Ability to write clean, well-designed code that follows SOLID principles
  • Experience developing and deploying solutions to GCP (or similar)
  • Contribute to all phases of the development lifecycle
  • MySQL experience

Other Desirable Skills & Knowledge

  • NoSQL data stores
  • Search solutions
  • Caching technologies like Redis
  • Experience working on ecommerce systems
  • Agile software development